Welcome to Troop 97

April 28-29, 2018: Lincoln Pilgrimage Weekend: Mark your calendars now to join us!


Date Event
March 24, 2018 BCG PTO Fun Fair: The BCG PTO is looking for volunteers to assist in this year’s Fun Fair. The event runs from 12:00pm to 4:00pm with volunteers needed in shifts between 10:30 am to 6:00pm. Please sign up today to assist in this effort.
March 24, 2018: 9:00 Aidan's Eagle Project Work Day Details will be fourth coming on this second work day for Life Scout Aidan Eagle Scout project.
April 7, 2018 OA One Day of Service Assist the Order of the Arrow in performing service work at Camp Illinek as they prepare for the 2018 camping season. This event begins at 9:00am and ends with a Call Out Ceremony at 7:30pm. There is a $10 cost for this event to cover meals for the day.
April 7, 2018: 7:30 p.m. OA One Day of Service Come to Camp Illinek’s Firebowl at 7:30pm to support Troop 97’s Order of the Arrow eligible scouts as they participate in the first Call Out Ceremony of 2018.
April 13-15, 2018 New Scout CampoutJoin Troop 97 as we take the members of the Flaming Phoenix Patrol to Camp Bunn for their first official campout with Troop 97. There is a $15 cost for this activity.
April 28-29 Lincoln Pilgrimage
OPTION 1 - The 20 mile hike from New Salem to Springfield and walk where Lincoln walked. Spartans and Flaming Phoenix Patrols - SM approval is required
OPTION 2 is the Heritage Trail. This is a shorter hike with stops at historical sites of Springfield.

SUNDAY - The Lincoln Pilgrimage march. This begins at Lincoln’s tomb with a ceremony and a parade to the old state capital. Flyers and sign-up sheets are available.
Upcoming Meetings March 26, 2018: Troop Meeting
April 2, 2018: SPRING BREAK – No Troop Meeting
April 9, 2018: Troop Meeting
April 16, 2018: PLC – No Troop Meeting